California’s Most Insta-Worthy Locations

Smart Meetings

Social media’s presence grows by the day, and Instagram has become most notable for its destination pictures, thereby increasing the popularity of several locations. Many users post destination photos with hashtags stating the name of the location. This gives users a chance to influence people inside and outside their social media bubble into planning their next trip to that location. PlayPicks created a list of the 20 most “instagrammable” locations in the United States.

Where to Host Your Next Conference: 8 Best Locations

Endless Events

When it comes to planning a conference, location is key. And that all starts with a great conference location. . The content and networking is invaluable, but what often sways a decision to attend is the conference location. If the exact same conference is held in a small, rural location or a thriving city with great culture, more people will likely want to attend the latter. Attendees will be more engaged if they have a unique, location-specific experience.

Simpleview invests in Stroll, a patented location-based marketing platform

Travel Daily News

Simpleview’s partnership with Stroll comes in the form of an angel investment in the startup to further support technology development for DMOs, their partners, and the industry as a whole

The REAL struggles with Planning Multiple Events in Different Locations


Planning one event alone is never plain sailing. So imagine planning multiple events in a short space of time spread out in different cities or countries ??. Sounds daunting, right? Event Planning

Risk360: Choosing a Location or Venue


Consider these useful tips from MeetingsNet’s Risk360 conference when deciding on the setting for your next meeting, even if you’ve used the location or venue before. Risk-reduction actions for safer events in 2019. Price and availability are the main considerations when choosing a venue, but Tyra Hilliard, Esq., CMP, suggests one more: “Think like a lawyer. If you had to justify in court why you chose a particular venue, what would you say?

Green Venue Report 2016: What Planners Need to Know About Environmental Concerns at Event Locations


How Using UGC on Location Helps Tupelo Show Visitors It’s More than Just Elvis’s Hometown


Then in late 2015, it rolled out A-frame boards throughout downtown Tupelo and each of its major attractions, which featured a photo of the best of what each location had to offer.

Three Reasons Why Hard Rock Stadium is the Premier Location for Events


10 Steps to Successfully Promote your Tourism Event on Social Media

Tourism eSchool

Place stories about your event's location. Remember to narrow your demographic targeting to only show the Ad to those likely to be able to attend (such as in a certain geographic location). 10 Steps to Successfully Promote your Tourism Event on Social Media. By Rebecca White.

How Much Does Event AV Cost – Whiteboard Wednesdays 9

Endless Events

” So when it comes to doing your events, picking your location is incredibly important because if you’re choosing smaller markets, it might be more expensive to get to. Well, with our model, um, with our company, we have to bring all the equipment in, we don’t have a location in Pella, Iowa. Lighting, sound, labor… it’s all part of your AV bid but what’s the bottom line? How much does event AV cost? Do the brands of equipment really matter?

October 5, 2018: Brett Kavanaugh Protesters March on Washington, $13 Billion Plan to Fix J.F.K. Airport Unveiled, Uber and Lyft to Help Voters Find Polling Locations


BRETT KAVANAUGH PROTESTERS MARCH ON WASHINGTON: On Thursday, protesters gathered in Washington to march against Supreme Court nominee Brett

How to set up + optimise your ATDW Online Listing

Tourism eSchool

Use working that reflects your location – Winery Tour in Barossa. Reputation + Location Marketing Storytelling + Content Marketing Tourism Operators Website Marketing + SEO

How to Setup & Manage your TripAdvisor Business Listing

Tourism eSchool

You can also type in your location / region (eg. Once you’re in the Management Centre , click on the ‘Manage listing’ icon and follow the prompts to update your business’ contact & location details. Reputation + Location Marketing Tourism Operators

How Not to Be That Person Who Wastes Attendee Time

Smart Meetings

Location. Business Tips & Tools absent attendee best better business crowne employee etiquette europe excuse findings general guest guidelines hotel location meeting plaza productive professional resorts results rules short skip survey time Tips toolsAre your meetings making the most of you guests’ valuable time? A recent study says maybe not.

When Attendees Have Options, Why Should They Choose You?

Maritz Global Events

And, if you execute it well, you may “force” them to come with you next year, if you change your location. Event Design Marketing Meeting Planning attendee experience attendee growth Attendees conferences education events host city keynote speaker learning location sessionsChances are good that your event is not the only one of its kind. That means your potential attendees may have to pick your event or another, which also means someone wins and someone loses.

Surveys: Med/Pharma Meetings are Growing

Smart Meetings

Location, Location, Location. Even for those who travel, location is often the deciding factor. News Trends activities amex apps breakout california care cities downtown event Events findings Florida food growth guidelines health Hotels location medical meetings mobile off pharmaceutical providers regulations resorts results rooms site smart spa survey types

How to Create a Perfect Event Recap

Smart Meetings

The location. Events 1day2write academic brits attendees audio best cc data employers event high-resolution How To location media memory next coursework notes overview perfect photography photos post-event practice recap social sponsors steps tag technoogy Tips tools top video writemyx writingSmart Meeting East National. A post-event recap provides useful information to your stakeholders and community on key takeaways from the event.

A Step-by-Step Guide to the Perfect Conference Venue

Endless Events

Consider the area or general location is an important step you shouldn’t miss. A general location should be decided b efore selecting a specific venue. Ensuring the location is easily accessible by transportation links is highly important. However, don’t get too hung up on location. Finding a conference venue is a lengthy and detailed process. The planning can begin up to a year in advance. From the offset, you start to think of all the things that need organizing.

Honest Event Surveys: Can You Handle the Truth?

Smart Meetings

Ask everything about every aspect, from food to location and venue to guest speakers to cocktail hours. Planner Tips & Tools attendees best cocktails conference convention diet dietary restrictions email event feedback food future guest honest instagram keynotes location media meeting music networking post-event slido social songs Speakers success surveys twitter venueHonest feedback is the secret to planning a successful event.

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Try Out New Trade Show Booth Ideas

Endless Events

Going green and choosing a practical but meaningful location is also key, along with an ensuring the proceedings of your event are as closely aligned to your goals as possible. People get tired of the same old trade show booth ideas, especially if you’re in a somewhat sleepy industry. Why not grab some ideas from other conferences like E3? The exhibitors in these shows don’t just innovate in their products; they also introduce new concepts in their marketing via their booths.

4 Things to Know About Managing the Flow of Multi-Day Events

Social Tables

Event Planning long events managing multi-day events multi-day events multi-location events The responsibilities of planning and executing a large-scale multi-day event is certainly no easy task. There are twice the logistics, twice the details, and is often twice the effort. However, when done right, it can also be twice the reward. One of the key components of a successful multi-day event is flow. Click To Tweet.

TripActions expands further into Europe, new office to open in Dublin, Ireland

Travel Daily News

Located in critical tech hub, dedicated sales office to bolster continued European expansion

Disney Parks & Resorts To Require Face Masks Indoors Again

Travel Pulse

Starting Friday, July 30 both resorts will require face coverings to be worn by Cast Members and guests alike in all indoor locations. Impacting Travel

Julie wrote a new post, Santander – The Royal Heart of Spain


It is the capital of Cantabria, a region located in the north of Spain, an area called “Green Spain” After a fire ravaged the hi . Santander is famous for its beaches, parks, and iconic royal palace.

Fiera di Padova entrusts AIM Group International with the communication campaign of the new Congress Centre

Travel Daily News

From the brand identity to the website and social media, AIM Group will manage the presentation of the new location and its positioning on the market

Regina wrote a new post, Unique Venues in Basque Country: Bilboa and San Sebastian


Located in Northern Spain, Bilboa is a thriving port city and the largest city in Basque Country. Bilboa. It is Basque’s principal industrial center, with a modern skyscraper-filled downtown. It boasts easy c

Julie wrote a new post, Málaga: A gem and fast becoming a MICE destination hot spot


Málaga, located in the Andalusian region and on Spain’s southern Mediterranean coast, is rich with history, cultural diversity, and beauty. Phoenicians, Greeks, Carthaginians, and Romans lived here over the pas

Comprehensive service for association meetings in Cologne

Travel Daily News

Cologne offers a large number of locational advantages for such meetings. The city itself is home to many important commercial enterprises and scientific institutions

Five Takeaways From DCI’s 2021 National Talent Research, Talent Wars


To do this, DCI surveyed 1,000+ people across the United States (ages 21-65) who moved to a new location at least 100 miles away from their previous residences since the start of the pandemic. . TALENT TURNS TO DIGITAL RESOURCES TO LEARN ABOUT NEW LOCATIONS.

Beth wrote a new post, Balearic Islands:  Heritage Meets Hippy Vibe


Located in the Mediterranean Sea, off the eastern coast of mainland Spain, the B Medieval towns, miles of coastline, hippy markets and multiple UNESCO World Heritage sites….Welcome Welcome to the Balearic Islands!

No Fifty Cheyne acquires wedding licence to become Chelsea’s finest wedding venue

Travel Daily News

Located in a unique position overlooking the River Thames, with sweeping views over Chelsea Embankment Gardens and onto the iconic Albert Bridge, the dining rooms and bar can be used as a full serviced wedding venue, for ceremonies and receptions alike

Reconciliation Considerations for Virtual HCP Meetings

BCD Meetings & Events

Virtual meetings, defined in large part, by the fact that participants can attend remotely regardless of where they are located, negate the need for a venue and modest hospitality.

Evolution of the DMC: Renewing Business Relationships with Deeper Trust, Transparency and Understanding


Of recent note, Amy Calvert, CEO of Events Industry Council said, “As live events resume, we collectively recognize the essential role of DMCs, providing vital subject-matter expertise on a location or sector and helping to ensure events are inspiring, safe and valuable experiences.

6 Creative Catering and Entertainment Ideas for an In-Office Party


When mere mortals move their companies into a new location, unpacking boxes is enough to settle into a new location

Fox World Travel Invests in 64% Increase in Meetings and Incentive Planning Team

Fox World Travel

Group requests have increased 88% and because of this, we are dedicating time and energy to build a team that is more than prepared to help customers navigate new challenges such as location […].

Mitigating the Risks of Returning to In-Person Meetings


The old saying goes, “The Only Constant in Life Is Change.” Heraclitus] That certainly has been true of late in the travel and hospitality industry. On a daily basis, we account for all types of uncertainty in the planning of all of our incentive travel programs, meetings and events.

We're Thankful for the Special Events Industry

Special Events

Get your submissions in now for the annual Gala Awards, which will be presented on July 22 at a to-be-determined location in Miami Beach.

Destination spotlight Bern, Switzerland: Site visit from 28–30 August 2020 for Event Planners Talk e-conference

The MICE Blog

It’s also a popular location among the local community to unwind and enjoy a good conversation. The Belle Etage is the banquet facility, with conference rooms located next to each other. When visiting during the day, the guests share the location with other visitors.

Best Outdoor Venues in the Northeast


Our local destinations experts across the US bring out the uniqueness of each location and are everywhere you want to be. In the spring and summer months, the Rockefeller Center Garden makes an ideal location for an open-air, socially distanced event. PRA’s Picks.

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Benefits and Drawbacks of Utilizing an In-House Audio-Visual Company

Blue Spark Event Design

Because this is such a common need, conference or convention hotels and venues provide an in-house audio-visual company as an option for their clients that has been preselected by the location.

How to Plan More than 1,000 Events per Year


From conferences and tradeshows to product launches, to different target groups, to events with different brands in different locations - it’s fair to say that there’s a lot of combinations, reasons, and benefits for hosting events.

Meetings Are a Breeze at the Ocean Center Daytona Beach

Convene by PCMA

The Ocean Center Daytona Beach occupies an ideal location for a successful meeting—in more ways than one. The Ocean Center also boasts natural light throughout its 200,000 square feet of modern, flexible space, with an airy, coastal design that reflects its location.

How a Database Unites Destinations Through Their Street Art

Convene by PCMA

In parts of Minneapolis where there were clashes between protestors and police, the messaging leaned more confrontational, the researchers said, while sites located farther away from points of conflict featured art with messages of love and unity.